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One year and three months have passed since the death of the cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, who died after being shot by the actor Alec Baldwin, who now if the defendant directly from ‘involuntary manslaughter’ by the state of New Mexico.
The prosecutor’s office of said place assures that they will accuse the American actor of involuntary manslaughter in the fatal shooting that took place on the filming set of the movie “Rush” in October 2021.
It is worth mentioning that the person responsible for the weapon that fired the shot that killed the 42 year old photo, will also be accused, announced the prosecutor of the first judicial district, Mary Carmack-Altwies.
“After a thorough review of the evidence and the laws of the State of New Mexico, I have determined that there is sufficient evidence to bring criminal charges against Alec Baldwin and other members of the ‘Rust’ film crew,” the prosecutors in charge of the case announced. the inquiries.
And it is that a year after the tragedy and after not reaching an agreement with the family, the actor known for doing parody imitations of the former president of US, Donald Trump.
“’Rust’ actor and producer Alec Baldwin and Hannah Gutierrez-Reed will each be charged with two counts of manslaughter in the death of Halyna Hutchins on the set of the 2021 film, in the county de Santa Fe”, was indicated on the morning of this Thursday, January 19.
It will be until the end of the first month of 2023, when the accusations will be formally made, and until now Alec Baldwin He has not responded to the prosecutor’s statements.
“The evidence clearly shows a pattern of criminal disregard for security on the ‘Rust’ set. In New Mexico, there is no room for movie sets that do not take our state’s commitment to public safety and gun safety seriously. There is a very clear process for seeking justice in this case. We are committed to upholding the integrity of that process to ensure equal justice under the law,” added Carmack-Altwies.
What will happen to Alec Baldwin if found guilty?
It is worth mentioning that if found guilty, both the actor and the person in charge of the firearm could face up to 18 months in prison and a fine of five thousand dollars.
Baldwin described the murder as a “tragic accident”, and has since tried to clear his name by suing the people involved in handling and supplying the loaded gun he was given on set.